CWA's Team

Sandy Lukjanowski, Acting Chief Executive  

ICCWA's Chief Executive, Sandy Lukjanowski, has a Bachelor of Science (Hons) majoring in management with post graduate qualifications in leadership and is currently working towards a Masters of BusinesAdministration. She has an extensive background in leadership of complex teams across the corporate, health and not-for-profit sector.

Organisational Support

Cindy Gan, Organisational Support Manager

Cindy has a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) with a double major in psychology and organisational psychology. Cindy’s organisational support experience over the past 14 years, has been gained in the private, academic and not for profit sectors.

Paul Goonting, Organisational Support Coordinator

Paul is a Certified Practicing Accountant with CPA Australia and has a wide scope of knowledge and experience in financial management, treasury, corporate administration and communicatin technology. He has worked in a number of senior roles with the private sector and within the WA Government public sector for more than 18 years.

Renee Herold, Organisational Support Assistant

Renee joined ICCWA as Organisational Support Assistant in November 2016. Early in her career Renee worked in Business Banking before taking time to raise her three children Upon re-entering the workforce, Renee spent three years in Accounting for a building firm. Prior to commencing at ICCWA Renee completed further education in Accounting at Joondalup TAFE.

Penny Carroll, Communications Lead

Penny joined ICCWA in April 2017, and holds a Bachelor of Arts.  Her previous experience includes over 15 years in the communications field, predominantly in not-for-profit and local government.

Anneliese Young, Communications Officer

Anneliese joined ICCWA in March 2017 as a Communications Officer. Anneliese has a Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Marketing and Advertising. Prior to commencing work at ICCWA Anneliese worked as a Communications Officer at the Health and Disability Services Complaints Office (HaDSCO) and Department of Health as a Research Officer. 

Ashleigh KosteckiCommunications Officer

Ashleigh joined ICCWA in May 2017 as Communications Officer, with a Bachelor of Arts (Mass Communications), majoring in Marketing and Web Media. Previously, Ashleigh worked in marketing communications across a range of industries including energy, health, property development and local government.

Injury Prevention

Rachel Meade, Injury Prevention Manager

Rachel was appointed to the role of Injury Prevention Manager at ICCWA in August 2016. Prior to her appointment, Rachel was ICCWA's Evidence & Practice Co-ordinator for approximately two years, working with Know Injury, ICCWA's Partnership & Sector Development program and the Stay On Your Feet®, Falls Prevention program. Prior to joining ICCWA, Rachel worked for Public Health England and Sports Medicine Australia. Rachel holds a Bachelor of Health Science from the University of Western Australia.

Juliana Summers, Injury Prevention Lead 

Juliana joined ICCWA in 2011 as a Project Assistant on the Falls Prevention team before taking on the role of Injury Prevention Lead in 2016. Juliana is responsible for coordinating the delivery of injury prevention programs and services to prevent injury and support recovery in Western Australia. Prior to joining ICCWA, Juliana studied a Bachelor of Science (Health Promotion) at Curtin University of Technology.

Chloe Macri, Project Assistant 

Chloe joined ICCWA in 2016 as the Injury Prevention Assistant for the Stay on Your Feet® Falls Prevention program. Prior to joining ICCWA, Chloe graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Health Promotion) from Curtin University.

Sonya Clark, Physiotherapist 

Sonya joined ICCWA in November 2016 as Physiotherapist for the Injury Prevention Team. Sonya has more than 25 years of experience in the field of Physiotherapy and also has a background in teaching.

Policy Sector and Support

Christine Smith, Acting Policy and Sector Support Manager 

Christine joined ICCWA in March 2017 as Acting Policy and Sector Support Manager. Christine has a Bachelor of Science in Health Promotion and over 20 years experience working in senior positions in the community, health and disability sector. Her breadth of experience extends into the not-for-profit and Government environment and includes Business Development, Grant Management, Communications, Education and Training.  Prior to joining ICCWA Christine worked for Telethon Speech & Hearing as Grants, Fundraising & Stakeholder Relations Manager.


Amy Lampard, Policy and Sector Support Lead

Amy joined the ICCWA Policy and Sector Support team in November 2016. Prior to joining ICCWA, Amy worked in academia in psychology and public health. Amy’s qualifications include a PhD and Master in Clinical Psychology and Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from the University of Western Australia.

Catrina Wold, Evidence and Practice Lead

Catrina joined ICCWA in November 2016, initially as an Injury Prevention Officer. Catrina has a Bachelor of Kinesiology (Western Illinois University) and Masters of Exercise Science (Appalachian State University) from the U.S. and a Masters of Public Health from Curtin University. Prior to joining ICCWA, Catrina worked as a Data Analyst in Public Health Policy and a Sessional Lecturer in Health Promotion at Curtin University.


Alyson Elari, Policy and Sector Support Officer 

Alyson joined ICCWA in 2015 as Sector Development Officer for Stay On Your Feet®, ICCWA's Falls Prevention program. Alyson develops campaign toolkits and oversees the grants program. Prior to joining ICCWA, Alyson worked at the City of Wanneroo and Communicare Inc.

Roisin Sweeney, Evidence and Practice Assistant

Roisin joined ICCWA in late 2014 a a Project Assistant on the Partnership and Sector Development (Know Injury) and Stay On Your Feet® Falls Prevention programs. Roisin holds a Bachelor of Preventive Health from the University of Notre Dame.

Trauma Support

Ryan Fernie, Trauma Support Manager 

Ryan holds a Graduate Certificate in Management from Curtin University and a Certificate IV in Project Management. He has held a number of senior positions within State Government and more recently in the not-for-profit sector and has a strong background in leadership and management.

Susan Medica, Counselling Coordinator

Susan is a Registered Psychologist, with Masters of Psychology (Counselling) and has been with the service since its inception in November 2013. Susan is responsible for coordinating specialized trauma and bereavement counselling services as well as preventative education and professional development workshops. She has previously worked across a variety of fields including rehabilitation, post-natal trauma, institutional and family abuse and in private practice.

Gary Hurst, Counsellor

Gary has been with ICCWA since 2014 and is an experienced Social Worker, having worked many years in the adolescent and adult cancer field as both clinician and in senior roles. He has also worked with victims of crime, the Cancer Council and young people living with cancer in the areas of trauma and loss and grief. Therapy modalities include Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) and Mindfulness.

Katherine Cheng, Counsellor 

Katherine is a Registered Psychologist and joined ICCWA in April 2016. She has worked as an employee assistance programe (EAP) counsellor, advisor for international students at TAFE & UWA, and as a Psychologist with the WA Department of Education and independent schools. Katherine's preferred therapy modalities include Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EDMR), Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and Narrative Therapy. 

Georgie Sweeting, Community Outreach Co-ordinator

Georgie holds a Bachelor of Arts (English) from the University of Western Australia and is currently completing a Master of Strategic Communications, also at UWA. Georgie trained as a journalist with The West Australian and has more than 15 years experience in media and public relations across a variety of sectors.

Melanie Gould, Organisational Support Officer 

Melanie has been part of ICCWA since 2010. Her work in administration for not-for-profit organisations over a number of years means a strong knowledge and skill base for finance and reception at ICCWA and Road Trauma Support.

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